Category Archives: Breaking

Arms Scandal: President Buhari Orders The Probe Of Ihejirika, Minimah, Others

  President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered the probe of two former Chiefs of Army Staff, Lt. Gen. Azubuike Ihejirika and Lt. Gen. Kenneth Minimah, Punch reports. The two generals are among 54 persons to be investigated for their roles in the arms scandals that saw billions of dollars meant for the procurement of arms for the Nigerian…

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She Called Me A Dog & A Thug – Dino Melaye On Why He Threatened To Beat Remi Tinubu

  Senator Dino Melaye, on Thursday addressed parliamentary reporters in the National Assembly, denying using vulgar words against Senator Oluremi Tinubu, the wife of the leader of the APC, Senator Bola Tinubu. Melaye admitted he called Senator Tinubu a stupid woman on the floor of the Senate during an executive session because she had referred to…

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President Buhari Asks Senate To Confirm Magu As EFCC Chairman

President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday, requested the Senate to confirm acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Mr Ibrahim Magu as Chairman of the Commission. In a letter to that effect, read at plenary by Senate President, Dr Bukola Saraki, the President also sought the confirmation of Messrs Nasule Moses, Lawan Mamman,…

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Promise Kept! Senate Passes Law To Stop Discrimination Against People With Disabilities

The Senate yesterday, July 13th passed for its third and final reading the ‘Discrimination Against Persons With Disabilities (Prohibition) Bill (2016) (SB 22).’  Taking to his social media pages to comment on the development, the Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki stated that the bill is highly important as it seeks to curb the abuse…

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Fitch Affirms UBA’s Viability Rating As Agusto Upgrades Rating To “Aa”

-as UBA stock now best performing on the exchange Fitch International, one of the foremost global rating agencies has affirmed United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc’s viability rating at “B”, as the pan-African banking group continue to sustain its benchmark asset quality and strong profitability amidst industry and macroeconomic challenges. UBA is one of the…

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Aisha Buhari, Dolapo Osinbajo & Tony Elumelu Sign Women Empowerment Initiative

 H.E. Mrs. Aisha Buhari, H.E. Mrs. DolapoOsinbajo, H.E. Mrs. GimbiyaDogara and Ms. Arancha Gonzalez of ITC at the SheTrades/NEPC Exhibition  Leading African businessman and philanthropist, Tony O. Elumelu CON joined the First Lady of Nigeria, Mrs.Aisha Buhari and wife of the Vice President of Nigeria, Mrs. Dolapo Osinbajo at a forum and exhibition on Nigerian…

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